Archnet-IJAR



Archnet-IJAR: International Journal of Architectural Research
ArchNet-IJAR was established in 2007 and is led by the Chief Editor Professor Ashraf M. Salama since then. ArchNet-IJAR is an interdisciplinary scholarly open access journal of architecture, planning, and built environment studies. The journal aims at establishing a bridge between theory and practice in the fields of architectural and design research, and urban planning and built environment studies.

ArchNet-IJAR is indexed and listed in several databases, including:
  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
  • EBSCO-Current Abstracts-Art and Architecture
  • CNKI: China National Knowledge Infrastructure
  • Pro-Quest
  • Scopus-Elsevier
  • Web of Science Core Collection of Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
  • Many university library databases

ArchNet-IJAR is also archived by ArchNet, the most comprehensive online community for architects, planners, urban designers, interior designers, landscape architects, and scholars working in these fields, developed at the Aga Khan Documentation Center (AKDC) at MIT School of Architecture and Planning.

See:  A Decade of Architectural and Urban Research Published in Archnet-IJAR: International Journal of Architectural Research.


Archnet-IJAR SCIMAGO Ranking - Metrics
Archnet-IJAR maintains its position among the world leading journals in Architecture and Urban Studies in the SCHIMAGO rankings.
Architecture 2016: Ranking of IJAR is 18 out of 117 (Q1)
Urban Studies 2016: Ranking of IJAR is 57 out of 138 (Q2)
Rankings are based on the SJR -- an indicator that measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal.

 
Archnet-IJAR SCOPUS Ranking - Metrics
Archnet-IJAR has achieved high rankings over the past few years and continues to keep its position among the world leading journals in SCOUPS database.
Architecture 2016: Ranking of IJAR is 23 out of 87 (Q1)
Urban Studies  2016: Ranking of IJAR is 60 out of 134 (Q2)
Rankings are based on the CiteScore Factor (Equivalent to Impact Factor) -- an indicator that is calculated on the basis of  the counts the citations received in a year (2016) to documents published in the previous three years (2013, 2014 or 2015), and divides this by the number of documents published in those three years 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Visit here for Journal Rankings in SCOPUS


GOOGLE Metrics - Architecture Journals 
International Journal of Architectural Research: ArchNet-IJAR is ranked among the top 20 journals in architecture according to Google Metrics, see here:


- Collection of Archnet-IJAR on Archnet website http://archnet.org/collections/34